Posts Tagged ‘Royal Caribbean International’

Update. Fog Strands Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship at Sea; Next Sailing Canceled

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Passengers on the delayed Brilliance of the Seas sailing finally disembarked the ship in Tampa around 7 p.m. last night, well over 24 hours late. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean’s Next Oasis-Class Cruise Ship to Feature Neighborhoods, Waterslides, Bionic Bar

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Royal Caribbean’s next Oasis-class ship, Harmony of the Seas, will feature a mixture of first-introduced-on-Quantum- and Oasis-class experiences, as well as brand-new additions, including the line’s first-ever waterslides. (cruisecritic.com)

Australia. Royal Caribbean partners with My Kitchen Rules

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has announced a new TV campaign and partnership with Channel 7 juggernaut My Kitchen Rules. (australia.etbtravelnews.com)

Third Oasis Named: Harmony of the Seas

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International will name its third Oasis-class vessel the Harmony of the Seas, the line confirmed on social media earlier today. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Royal Caribbean Floats Out Newest Cruise Ship

Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

All eyes were on Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas today, as the new cruise ship’s float-out took place at Meyer Werft’s shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. (cruisecritic.com)

Tamis Moves from Carnival to Royal Caribbean, Named SVP Hotel Ops

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

He will have oversight of the line’s hotel services, food, beverage, entertainment and private destinations, and will report directly to Michael Bayley, president and CEO of Royal Caribbean International. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

New Shows Announced for Anthem of the Seas

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has rolled out some new shows for the upcoming Anthem of the Seas. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

A Brief Chat with Michael Bayley, Royal Caribbean’s New President & CEO

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

Many travel agents know Michael Bayley, the new president and CEO of Royal Caribbean International, from his service as the former president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises. (travelagentcentral.com)

Royal Caribbean to launch new promotion offering Buy One Get One 50% or Free Unlimited Alcohol Package

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Royal Caribbean will be rolling out a new promotion on February 14, 2015 offering a choice of Buy One, Get One 50% off off or Free Premium unlimited alcohol package for two. (royalcaribbeanblog.com)

Royal Caribbean Announces ‘West Region Partner of the Year’

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

The 2015 winner is Cruise Specialties, which specializes in luxury land and sea vacations. The office is located in Seattle with an additional office in Novato, CA. (travelagentcentral.com)

Aussie favourite visits major ports for the last time

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International’s Rhapsody of the Seas will farewell Melbourne, Adelaide and Hobart for the last time this week after sailing the region for the past eight years. (australia.etbtravelnews.com)

Royal Caribbean to Offer Unlimited Per Day Internet

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International has partnered with hospitality technology provider Eleven to provide unlimited onboard Internet access based on a per day rate. (travelagentcentral.com)

Royal Caribbean Begins Construction of New Cruise Ship

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Construction on Royal Caribbean’s fourth Oasis-class ship officially began today when the first steel was cut at the STX France shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. (cruisecritic.com)

Freedom of the Seas Back after 24-Day Drydock with New Features

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Re-emerging from a 24-day drydock at Grand Bahama Shipyard, Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas returned into service this past weekend. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Grandeur of the Seas returns to Baltimore early because of medical emergency

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

About 193 passengers and nine crew members aboard a cruise liner that docks in Baltimore were stricken with a gastrointestinal illness at sea, while another passenger suffered a medical emergency. (abc2news.com)

Electrical Damage Leads to Cancellations Onboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Serenade of the SeasRoyal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas remains in New Orleans awaiting clearance from the U.S. Coast Guard, due to a water pipe break that caused damage to electrical equipment onboard. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean Cruise Passenger Overboard, Rescued by Disney Ship

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

A passenger who went overboard from Oasis of the Seas on Thursday was rescued shortly after by a passing Disney Cruise Line ship. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean Delays Dynamic Dining Expansion

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Royal Caribbean International, which planned to introduce the new Dynamic Dining program on the Oasis of the Seas on March 14, has put that expansion on hold. (travelpulse.com)

Quantum: First HD Cruise Ship with VSM by L-S-B Broadcast

Monday, January 5th, 2015

When the Quantum of the Seas started revenue service in November, it also became the first ship with all video content being delivered in high definition. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Four-Year Old in Critical Condition After Accident in Cruise Ship Pool

Sunday, January 4th, 2015

A four-year old boy has been hospitalized and is in critical condition after nearly drowning in a pool onboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas. (cruisecritic.com)

Ruling opens cruise lines to malpractice lawsuits

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Pasquale Vaglio, a retired New York City policeman and Korean War veteran, was on the cruise of a lifetime with 18 family members in the summer of 2001. (triblive.com)

EPA, Coast Guard Extend Pollution Control Agreement with Royal Caribbean

Friday, December 26th, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Coast Guard authorized formal exemptions by Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines that allow for the enlargement of the cruise line’s research program to develop and install exhaust gas scrubber systems on its cruise ships. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Royal Caribbean International spreads Christmas cheer to make-a-wish Singapore’s children with ship tour and donation

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

The staff and crew of Royal Caribbean International welcomed some 60 children and family members of Make-A-Wish Singapore onboard Mariner of the Seas for a special Christmas tour and lunch. (asia.etbtravelnews.com)

RCCL terminates Brilliance of the Seas lease, acquires ship for $275 million

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCCL), the world’s second largest cruise shipping group, has terminated a lease of Brilliance of the Seas, it said in a statement. (cruisebusiness.com)

Video: Quantum of the Seas Officially Named

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Watch as Quantum of the Seas is officially named with performances by triple-threat actress and godmother Kristin Chenoweth as well as Earth Harp musician, William Close.

Bayley Named President and CEO of Royal Caribbean; Lutoff-Perlo to Celebrity

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Royal Caribbean Cruises has named two senior company executives to chart the future course of the company’s two largest brands, according to a statement released Monday morning. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Oasis of the Seas Gets Store From Pop Artist Romero Britto

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Pop artist Romero Britto has launched his fourth Royal Caribbean concept store onboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas, featuring limited editions, collectibles, mixed media sculptures and digital prints. (travelagentcentral.com)

Video. First Jamie’s Italian Opens at Sea: Welcoming a New Classic to Quantum of the Seas

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Now open on Quantum of the Seas, Jamie’s Italian offers guests a casual Italian dining option. From the restaurants signature planks of Italian antipasti to delicate handmade pasta, this new restaurant is a must try for foodies.

Royal Caribbean Expands Port Tampa Bay Program

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Port officials welcomed Royal Caribbean International’s cruise ship Vision of the Seas—which will home port in Tampa concurrent with Brilliance of the Seas—in a plaque exchange with the ship’s captain in a ceremony Saturday, November 22. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Vacationers Enjoy Reduced Deposit, Half Off Second Guest Fare And Up To $300 Onboard Credit For All Royal Caribbean Cruises

Friday, November 21st, 2014

As the days become shorter and the temperature starts to dip, families should take advantage of the upcoming holiday gatherings to plan their next adventure in warmer locales with Royal Caribbean International. (more…)

Royal Caribbean to Transfer Ship to Spanish Cruise Line

Friday, November 21st, 2014

Majesty of the SeasFans of Royal Caribbean’s 14-year-old Majesty of the Seas have slightly less than a year and a half left to enjoy the ship before the line transfers it to Spanish cruise line Pullmantur. (cruisecritic.com)

Royal Caribbean to Start China Operations Office

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Shanghai will become the first city outside of Miami to have a significant Royal Caribbean International operations office, according to Executive Vice President Operations Lisa Lutoff-Perlo. (cruiseindustrynews.com)